Birds are one of my favorite motifs to add to jewelry. This embroidered bird looks like he's weathering a coming storm!
Bead embroidery is a great way to incorporate fibers and fabrics into your jewelry-making projects. Cheri found a fabric print that included a cute little bird pattern she could embellish with seed beads and more thread. You can see more ideas for adding fabrics and fibers into your jewelry in this Artbeads Cafe Episode.